Administrative Program Support 2

Job description

Search #: 494886
Work type: Full-time
Location: Storrs Campus
Categories: Administrative Services


Under the general supervision of the Department Head, the Administrative Program Support 2 position for the Educational Leadership Department in the Neag School provides confidential support to maximize the effectiveness of the department by coordinating administrative efforts and providing administrative assistance.


Working collaboratively with the Dean’s Office personnel, Business Services Center, faculty, professional staff and others, the Administrative Program Support position performs a variety of administrative support tasks to an academic unit to ensure the effective implementation of its programs and/or activities. Acting as the department administrative assistant the duties are established by the Department Head, and in the case of the program-specific administrator, in consultation with the faculty contact for revenue-generating activities. The specific areas of responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, assisting the Department Head, provide fiscal and business support, communications, marketing, and publicity.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience including two years’ experience in a responsible administrative support position which demonstrates knowledge of administrative methods.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and writing skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks in a busy environment.

  • Bachelor’s degree in business related field.
  • Experience working in a higher education setting.
  • Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Experience in finance, marketing or communication.
  • Excellent technology and computer skills including experience with Microsoft programs and PeopleSoft.

This is a full-time position. The University offers a competitive salary, outstanding benefits including employee and dependent tuition waivers at UConn, and a highly desirable work environment. Salary will be commensurate with successful candidates' background and experience.


Please apply online at, Staff Positions, Search #494886 to upload a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three (3) professional references.

Employment of the successful candidate is contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check.

This job posting is scheduled to be removed at 11:55 p.m. Eastern time on November 23, 2020.

All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at

The University of Connecticut is committed to building and supporting a multicultural and diverse community of students, faculty and staff. The diversity of students, faculty and staff continues to increase, as does the number of honors students, valedictorians and salutatorians who consistently make UConn their top choice. More than 100 research centers and institutes serve the University’s teaching, research, diversity, and outreach missions, leading to UConn’s ranking as one of the nation’s top research universities. UConn’s faculty and staff are the critical link to fostering and expanding our vibrant, multicultural and diverse University community. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, UConn encourages applications from women, veterans, people with disabilities and members of traditionally underrepresented populations.

Advertised: Nov 09 2020 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Nov 23 2020 Eastern Standard Time




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Posted: 11/10/2020
Application Due: 11/23/2020
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